Gift Ideas for the Professional Who Has Everything
By Kara Page
During this season of merriment and celebration, give your connections something they’ll treasure for years to come. The team at StratCommWorld has compiled a list of unique gift ideas for the professional who has everything.
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IDEAS FOR THE LIFELONG LEARNER
Language Learning App/Service
Say bonjour to the opportunity to share the gift of language. Learning a new language stimulates the mind, improves memory, and opens doors to more conversations. A language learning app or program is a great gift idea for those who have business connections abroad, enjoy traveling, have long commutes, or simply want to challenge themselves. From free to paid subscriptions, a wide range of choices exist for all budgets and learning styles. Here is a helpful comparison of the top learning language software options.
Perfect for the professional dabbler or curious crafter, online classes are available for those looking to gain new skills. From design to technology and baking to acting, thousands of classes are just a keystroke away.
Here are a few of our favorite skill-building websites:
Make a difference in someone’s life by supporting professional growth and networking. Encourage or enable a friend or colleague to attend a conference to network with like-minded professionals, learn from inspiring speakers, find solutions to problems, and invest in career advancement. Attending a conference can create memories and connections that last a lifetime.
IDEAS FOR THE BUSY TRAVELER
Perfect for long commutes and workouts, give the gift of audio stories. From podcasts to audiobooks, everyone is sure to find something to enjoy. With premium subscriptions, you can access more content and skip the commercials. From Audible for ebooks to Stitcher Premium for podcasts, so many options exist for quality listening experiences.
Traveling can be a hassle, but a few carry-on essentials can improve the experience. Here are several ideas for your favorite travelers.
- Battery bank for charging on the go
- Packing cubes for improved organization
- Naptime essentials – neck pillow/support, eye mask, noise-canceling headphones, blanket
- Custom luggage tags for easier identification
- Plug adapter for international travel
IDEAS FOR THE DESK DECORATOR
Customized Desk Accessories
Upgrade your coworker’s desk and professional presence with personalized and customized gift ideas. From letterhead to pens, here is a list of our favorite desk enhancers.
- Letterhead, notepads, thank you cards
- Desktop calendar
- Mug or water bottle
- Business card holder
- Pen cup
We hope you have a wonderful holiday season! Happy gifting!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Kara Page is communications director for StratCommWorld. She is owner of Rewritten Page, LLC, a marketing and communication company dedicated to helping brands, entrepreneurs, and businesses tell compelling stories through strategic, digital communication.